Development permits have been filed to remodel 1567-1569 Union Street, Russian Hill, San Francisco. The proposed construction includes converting garage and storage spaces into four new accessory dwelling units on the ground floor, for a building total of 33 units. EAG Studio and Double-D Engineering are managing the project.
The detailed scope of work is the removal of two upper bay windows and replacement with a single bay window less than 8 square feet in size. The floor area will not be increased. The first-floor remodeling consists of reconstructing the entryway for a single entry door, common lobby, and stairway to unit doors. The addition of an internal staircase connecting the area behind the garage to level 2 is also included. The second-floor remodeling features reconfiguring the interior layout, moving the kitchen to the front of the building, and changing the existing kitchen space to the bedroom. Minor changes to rear bedrooms are also planned. The third-floor remodeling consists of moving the kitchen to the current dining room, changing the kitchen area to the family room, and adjusting to the rear bedroom.
The cost of construction is $325,000. The estimated date of completion has not been announced yet. This location is in a transit priority area and is serviced by Muni lines like 12, 19, 28, 30X, 41, 45, 47, 49, and 76X. The neighborhood is a walk and bike-friendly area.